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Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:47 PM

Juvenile bald eagle, overlooking 'our' soy + cornfields, river and creek. OR red tailed hawk.

so even tho ospreys have flown south, I'm not totally devastated.







OR
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red-tailed_hawk

https://animals.howstuffworks.com/birds/red-tailed-hawk.htm

"Juvenile red-tailed hawks have a brown tail," he explains, "until they molt their tail feathers roughly one year after birth."

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Reply Juvenile bald eagle, overlooking 'our' soy + cornfields, river and creek. OR red tailed hawk. (Original post)
elleng Sep 13 OP
Walleye Sep 13 #1
elleng Sep 13 #2
Grumpy Old Guy Sep 24 #3
elleng Sep 24 #4

Response to elleng (Original post)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:50 PM

1. My hummingbirds left about three days ago. I'm dealing with melancholia

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Response to Walleye (Reply #1)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:51 PM

2. Yes, it's that time of year.

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Response to elleng (Original post)

Fri Sep 24, 2021, 05:38 PM

3. I think it's an eagle.

It's hard to tell from a distance, but I think that's an eagle's beak.

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Response to Grumpy Old Guy (Reply #3)

Fri Sep 24, 2021, 05:44 PM

4. Yes, Juvenile bald eagle.

Caught one yesterday, too.

Here:

https://www.democraticunderground.com/12085898





Neighbor said saw one this morning, but I missed it.

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